The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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common practices in matters of faith or polity. ... Divisions occurred as groups of
Pentecostals tended to gravitate toward gifted leaders in their locales or because
some demanded universal obedience to their unique tenets of faith or practice.
Due to the religious drug-users' demand for the right to practice religion in their
own way, a legal crisis has been developing in the U.S. and elsewhere. This
legal battle apparently has been won by one group, the Native American Church.
A survival of this practice is our word "toxic," from the Greek words toxon ("bow")
and toxikon (pharmikon), "arrow (poison)." Poisons, like ... Modern man has
borrowed practices and, in some instances, chemical substances from other
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